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Ashley

Clerk Treasurer
587-9276

Fire
587-9222

Police
587-9388

City Water & Sewer 587-9276

NIPSCO Electric
800-464-1126

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

Post Office
587-9219

Auburn

Mayor’s Office
925-5430

Clerk Treasurer
925-6450

Fire
925-8255

Police
925-3200

Utilities
925-0365

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

Phone Service: AT&T
800-331-5454

Phone & Cable: Mediacom
925-2885

or Auburn Essential Svc.
925-0365

Parks Department
925-2997

Post Office
925-4760

Butler

Mayor’s Office
868-5200

Clerk Treasurer
868-5200

Fire
868-2044

Police
868-2171

Utilities
868-5881

Indiana Michigan Power 800-237-2886

Post Office
868-2179

Cable: Mediacom
800-874-2924

Corunna

Clerk Treasurer
281-2911

Police: DeKalb County Sheriff
925-3365

City Water & Sewer
281-2911

NIPSCO Electric
800-464-1126

Post Office
281-2561

Garrett

Mayor’s Office
357-3836

Clerk Treasurer
357-4151

Fire
357-6670

Police
357-5151

Utilities
357-5211

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

Phone Service: Frontier
877-462-8188

Parks Department
357-5727

Post Office
357-4540

Internet Service
Lighteningnet.net
927-1212 serves all of rural DeKalb County

Hamilton

Clerk Treasurer
488-3607

Fire
488-2311

Police
488-3721

Indiana Michigan Power
800-237-2886

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

Phone Service: Frontier
877-462-8188

Post Office
488-2812

St. Joe

Clerk Treasurer
337-5449

Fire
337-5777

Police DeKalb County Sheriff
925-3365

Water Department
337-5449

Indiana Michigan Power
800-237-2886

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

Phone Service: AT&T
800-331-5454

Post Office
337-5595

Waterloo

Clerk Treasurer
837-7428

Fire
837-5461

Police
837-3131

Utilities
337-7428

Northern Indiana Fuel & Light
866-643-5427

NIPSCO Electric
800-464-1126

Phone Service: Frontier
877-462-8188

Post Office
837-2981

Population Over Time
Number Rank in State % of State Indiana

Yesterday (2000) 40,285 36 0.7% 6,080,485

Today (2009) 42,060 35 0.7% 6,417,276

Tomorrow (2015 proj.) 42,960 35 0.7% 6,581,875

Percent Change 2000 to Today 24% 4.4% 5.5%

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Business Research Center

Population Estimates by Age, 2009
Number Rank in State % Dist.in County % Dist.in State

Preschool (0 to 4) 2,865 35 6.8% 6.9%

School Age (5 to 17) 8,051 32 19.1% 17.8%

College Age (18 to 24) 3,353 40 8.0% 10.0%

Young Adult (25 to 44) 10,847 35 25.8% 26.3%

Older Adult (45 to 64) 11,398 35 27.1% 26.0%

Seniors (65 plus) 5,546 40 13.2% 12.9%

Median Age = 37.9 Median Age = 36.8

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Business Research Center

Population Estimates by Race or Hispanic Origin in 2006 Number Rank in State % Dist.in County % Dist.in State

American Indian or Alaska Native Alone 96 42 0.2% 0.3%

Asian Alone 1 98 40 0.5% 1.5%

Black Alone 239 51 0.6% 9.2%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone 20 30 0.0% 0.1%

White Alone 41,166 34 97.9% 87.8%

Two or More Race Groups 341 36 0.8% 1.2%

Hispanic or Latino (can be of any race)

Non-Hispanic or Latino 41,104 34 97.7% 94.5%

Hispanic or Latino 956 40 2.3% 5.5%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household Types
Number Rank in State % Dist.in County % Dist.in State

Households in 2009 15,830 35 100.0% 100.0%

(Includes detail not shown below)

Married With Children 3,784 36 23.9% 21.2%

Married Without Children 5,108 37 32.3% 29.8%

Single Parents 1,486 31 9.4% 9.8%

Living Alone 4,031 34 25.5% 27.3%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Housing
Number Rank in State % Dist.in County % Dist.in State

Total Housing Units in 2009

(estimate) 17,618 37 100.0% 100.0%

Total Housing Units in 2009

(includes vacant units) $17,430 387 100.0% 100.0%

Owner Occupied

(Pct. distribution based on all housing units) 12,863 33 73.8% 63.6%

Median Value (2009) $111,900 39 -- --

Renter Occupied

(Pct. distribution based on all housing units) 2,967 47 17.0% 25.3%

Median Rent (2009) $488 30 -- --

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Employment and Earnings Avg. Earnings by Industry, 2008 Employment Pct Dist.in County Earnings ($000) Per Job

Total by place of work 27,382 100.0% $1,074,646 $39,246

Wage and Salary 20,963 76.6% $816,820 $38,965

Farm Proprietors 996 3.6% $4,184 $4,201

Non-Farm Proprietors 5,423 19.8% $58,008 $10,697

Farm 1,075 3.9% $6,456 $6,006

Non-Farm 26,307 96.1% $1,068,190 $40,605

Private 24,112 88.1% $965,860 $40,057

Accommodation, Food Serv. 1,460 5.3% $19,521 $13,371

Arts, Ent., Recreation 330 1.2% $3,138 $9,509

Construction 1,565 5.7% $49,926 $31,902

Health Care, Social Serv. 1,895 6.9% $72,972 $38,508

Information 154 0.6% $3,791 $24,617

Manufacturing 7,936 29.0% $489,431 $61,672

Professional, Tech. Serv. 981 3.6% $26,763 $27,281

Retail Trade 2,326 8.5% $46,086 $19,813

Trans., Warehousing Data not available due to BEA non-disclosure requirements.

Wholesale Trade 1,509 5.5% $80,140 $53,108

Other Private (not above) 4,615* 16.9%* $111,969* $24,262*

Government 2,195 8.0% $102,330 $46,620

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

* These totals do not include county data that are not available due to BEA non-disclosure requirements.

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